Canon EOS M50 Announced, Priced $799, Available for Pre-Order Now!

Canon EOS M50Canon has just announced the new Canon EOS M50. It is a midrange mirrorless camera, featuring a 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor, DIGIC 8 processor and Dual Pixel AF, 7.4 fps with continuous autofocus, a fully articulating 3″ touchscreen LCD with 1.04 million dots as well as an OLED electronic viewfinder with 2.36M dots, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. This new Camera costs $799, available for Pre-Order at B&H/ Adorama.

Canon EOS M50-2

Additional features of the EOS M50 include:

  • New DIGIC 8 Image Processor
  • HD 120p High-frame video rate
  • Built-in OLED Electronic Viewfinder with Touch and Drag Autofocus
  • Vari-Angle LCD touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi*, NFC** and Bluetooth connectivity***
  • Automatic image transfer to compatible devices while shooting*
  • New Silent Mode

Canon EOS M50 Detailed Specifications:

MSRP $779 (body only), $899 (w/15-45mm lens), $1,249 (w/15-45 and 55-200mm lenses)  Pre-Order at B&HAdorama
Body type
Body type SLR-style mirrorless
Max resolution 6000 x 4000
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 24 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 26 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Processor Digic 8
ISO Auto, 100-25600 (expands to 51200)
Boosted ISO (maximum) 51200
White balance presets 6
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format RAW
Optics & Focus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 143
Lens mount Canon EF-M
Focal length multiplier 1.6×
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fully articulated
Screen size 3
Screen dots 1,040,000
Touch screen Yes
Screen type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Electronic
Viewfinder coverage 100%
Viewfinder resolution 2,360,000
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 5.00 m (at ISO 100)
External flash Yes (via hot shoe)
Continuous drive 10.0 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 secs, custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Format MPEG-4, H.264
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 23.98p / 120 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 60 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1280 x 720 @ 120p / 52 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1280 x 720 @ 60p / 26 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC slot (UHS-I compatible)
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB charging No
HDMI Yes (micro-HDMI)
Microphone port Yes
Headphone port No
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes 802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth
Remote control Yes (via smartphone)
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Built-in
Battery description LP-E12 lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 235
Weight (inc. batteries) 390 g (0.86 lb / 13.76 oz)
Dimensions 116 x 88 x 59 mm (4.57 x 3.46 x 2.32)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
GPS None

See Also Canon EOS M50 Sample Images

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